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Repair work needed at homes in Dublin housing estate
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Repair work needed at homes in Dublin housing estate

Feb 23rd 2012, 1:03 PM 5,463 Views 13 Comments

The Belmayne properties are missing an important fire safety component.

Supreme Court to hear Priory Hall case in April
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Supreme Court to hear Priory Hall case in April

Feb 16th 2012, 2:40 PM 2,043 Views 19 Comments

Residents say they now have just two months to find a housing solution and avoid insolvency.

Priory Hall is 'a symptom of mess government has inherited' - Taoiseach
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Priory Hall is 'a symptom of mess government has inherited' - Taoiseach

Feb 14th 2012, 3:52 PM 3,217 Views 85 Comments

In one of his first public comments on the plight of the Priory Hall residents, Enda Kenny said it was “absolutely outrageous” that the apartment block was built in the first place.

ESB not cutting power to Priory Hall complex
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# Priory Hall

ESB not cutting power to Priory Hall complex

Feb 14th 2012, 8:10 AM 4,306 Views 38 Comments

Residents had expressed concern that cutting off power would lead to further deterioration of the condition of their homes.

Priory Hall residents protest property stalemate
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# Priory Hall

Priory Hall residents protest property stalemate

Feb 12th 2012, 4:21 PM 3,525 Views 19 Comments

Residents and their reporters rallied in Donaghmede today over continued uncertainty surrounding the Priory Hall apartment complex.

Priory Hall residents 'no closer to a solution'
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Priory Hall residents 'no closer to a solution'

Feb 12th 2012, 9:15 AM 2,576 Views 24 Comments

The private residents were ordered out of their homes four months ago after serious fire safety fears about their properties were brought to light.

Hogan: 'Inappropriate' of me to meet with Priory Hall residents
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# Priory Hall

Hogan: 'Inappropriate' of me to meet with Priory Hall residents

Feb 7th 2012, 3:00 PM 3,100 Views 40 Comments

Phil Hogan says it’s his job to bring in the appropriate housing legislation, but the enforcement of those laws is not up to him.

Court adjourns application for Priory Hall developer's bankruptcy
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# Bankruptcy

Court adjourns application for Priory Hall developer's bankruptcy

Jan 16th 2012, 1:22 PM 2,150 Views 16 Comments

The High Court adjourns an application making Thomas McFeely bankrupt in Ireland, so that his UK bankruptcy can be challenged.

Priory Hall residents criticise McFeely's reported bankruptcy
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# Bankruptcy

Priory Hall residents criticise McFeely's reported bankruptcy

Jan 13th 2012, 9:12 PM 4,692 Views 43 Comments

Residents complain that Thomas McFeely will be out of debt in 12 months, while they face years of financial turmoil.

No meeting with Minister Hogan for Priory Hall residents
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No meeting with Minister Hogan for Priory Hall residents

Jan 10th 2012, 11:36 AM 2,057 Views 12 Comments

Despite a resolution from Dublin City councillors calling on both the Taoiseach and the Minister for the Environment to hear their story.

Council could offer Priory Hall residents €50,000 for apartments
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# Property

Council could offer Priory Hall residents €50,000 for apartments

Jan 8th 2012, 4:37 PM 5,751 Views 64 Comments

But residents say they will reject any such offer as it would leave them homeless and force them into bankruptcy.

Priory Hall residents: Ours will just be the first case of many
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Priory Hall residents: Ours will just be the first case of many

Jan 7th 2012, 9:15 AM 4,241 Views 63 Comments

Evacuated residents fear that Dublin City Council will also win their challenge not to pay for their temporary housing costs from 3 February.

The Daily Fix: Tuesday
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# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Tuesday

Jan 3rd 2012, 8:05 PM 6,774 Views 5 Comments

In tonight’s Fix: Priory Hall residents ask Taoiseach to intervene, a reprieve for the Irishmen who fought Hitler, watch out for 125kmh winds, and more…

Priory Hall residents ask Taoiseach to intervene
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Priory Hall residents ask Taoiseach to intervene

Jan 3rd 2012, 6:14 PM 3,275 Views 53 Comments

Emails show that Taoiseach says he will pass matter onto Phil Hogan – but Minister Hogan won’t meet with residents.

Daily Fix: New Year's Eve
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# Daily Fix

Daily Fix: New Year's Eve

Dec 31st 2011, 7:26 PM 3,825 Views 5 Comments

On New Year’s Eve, we bring you a round up of the day’s main stories, including: Clarke and McIlroy make the honours list; a rise in callouts for the bomb squad; and copyright is lifted on James Joyce’s work.

Priory Hall residents tell McFeely: “We don’t wish you a Happy New Year”
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Priory Hall residents tell McFeely: “We don’t wish you a Happy New Year”

Dec 31st 2011, 6:30 PM 3,704 Views 13 Comments

In a hand-delivered letter, the residents told developer Thomas McFeely that their fight “is a fight for what is rightfully ours” and they will be “tenacious in the extreme” until they reach their goal.

Cost of temporary housing for Priory Hall residents to top €700,000
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Cost of temporary housing for Priory Hall residents to top €700,000

Dec 21st 2011, 1:56 PM 2,146 Views 30 Comments

Dublin City Council has revealed that providing accommodation for the displaced residents of the unsafe complex will cost over €700,000.

Priory Hall residents say they won't pay household charge
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Priory Hall residents say they won't pay household charge

Dec 18th 2011, 6:18 PM 4,607 Views 23 Comments

As long as they are not living in their homes, residents of Priory Hall – who are in temporary accommodation – say they will not pay the household charge.

Priory Hall residents demand meeting with Minister for Environment
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Priory Hall residents demand meeting with Minister for Environment

Dec 13th 2011, 7:15 AM 1,996 Views 9 Comments

Environment Minister Phil Hogan has refused to meet with the residents of the doomed development saying that he “cannot interfere in individual cases”.

In pictures: Six weeks on, Priory Hall is a ghost town
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In pictures: Six weeks on, Priory Hall is a ghost town

Nov 28th 2011, 1:35 PM 4,892 Views 14 Comments

It’s been almost two months since the residents of the Priory Hall in Donaghmede were told to abandon their homes – and here’s what the apartment complex looks like now.

Priory Hall residents concerned over Supreme Court appeal
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Priory Hall residents concerned over Supreme Court appeal

Nov 24th 2011, 7:07 PM 2,320 Views 7 Comments

Evacuees are worried that if Dublin City Council’s appeal is successful, they will be forced further into financial strife – and may even have to default on their mortgages.

Minister for Environment refuses to meet Priory Hall residents
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Minister for Environment refuses to meet Priory Hall residents

Nov 23rd 2011, 10:04 PM 4,232 Views 23 Comments

Phil Hogan said that he “cannot interfere in individual cases”, despite the ongoing uncertainty for former residents of the Dublin apartment complex.

Priory Hall developer granted stay on three-month sentence
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# Courts

Priory Hall developer granted stay on three-month sentence

Nov 17th 2011, 2:02 PM 4,584 Views 26 Comments

The High Court had jailed and fined Thomas McFeely over his failure to carry out urgent remedial works on the Donaghmede apartment complex but he won a reprieve against the sentence.

City council to appeal Priory Hall court order
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# Courts

City council to appeal Priory Hall court order

Nov 11th 2011, 12:22 PM 1,391 Views 15 Comments

Dublin City Council is to appeal an order forcing it to pay for alternative accommodation for the residents of the Priory Hall complex.

"No easy solutions" to Priory Hall, city manager warns
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"No easy solutions" to Priory Hall, city manager warns

Nov 8th 2011, 2:48 PM 1,209 Views 10 Comments

Dublin City Council is currently paying for the temporary accommodation of the evicted residents – but for how much longer?

High Court removes developer from Priory Hall
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High Court removes developer from Priory Hall

Nov 4th 2011, 9:03 PM 750 Views 14 Comments

Despite the Court ordering Tom McFeely off the site, residents of the complex are still unsure about when and how the necessary works will be carried out.

Priory Hall residents sign leases for temporary housing
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Priory Hall residents sign leases for temporary housing

Nov 1st 2011, 8:33 PM 827 Views 2 Comments

About 42 temporary alternative housing units have been found for residents of Priory Hall who had to leave their unsafe homes last month.

Gardaí investigate fire close to Priory Hall apartment complex
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# Fire

Gardaí investigate fire close to Priory Hall apartment complex

Oct 29th 2011, 3:39 PM 653 Views 3 Comments

Two houses near to the recently evacuated Priory Hall apartment complex in Donaghmede were damaged in a fire last night.

Displaced Priory Hall children will be bussed to old schools
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Displaced Priory Hall children will be bussed to old schools

Oct 21st 2011, 10:03 PM 786 Views 15 Comments

Funding has been provided for a school bus to bring the children from their temporary accommodation.

The Daily Fix: Wednesday
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# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Wednesday

Oct 19th 2011, 7:53 PM 2,853 Views 6 Comments

In tonight’s Fix: Aviva staff hit back at job cuts; Westlife call it a day; and which presidential candidate will be on your pumpkin?

NAMA suggests 332 apartments to be used for Priory Hall residents
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NAMA suggests 332 apartments to be used for Priory Hall residents

Oct 19th 2011, 5:51 PM 1,442 Views 21 Comments

NAMA hands handed over a list of properties which could be used to house residents, and will cover the cost of completion works.